Mabel Frances Pereira Arellanes was born on April 22, 1919 in Santa Maria, CA. Our beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great Grandmother, age 98, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2018 at her home in Guadalupe, CA.
She was a life-long resident of the Santa Maria Valley and a Guadalupe resident for 76 years. She was a member of the Union Funeraria Mexicana of San Luis Obispo, and a life-time member of the Rancho de Guadalupe Historical Society in Guadalupe.
Mabel was preceded in death by her husband Patrick Arellanes, and her parents Adelaida (Nunes) and Peter Henry Pereira. Survivors include her Daughters Patricia and spouse Mas Kitagawa of Santa Maria, Dolores and spouse Richard Pelton of Guadalupe; Grandchildren James and spouse Sandra Kitagawa, Terri and spouse Paul Garcia, and Cindy Kitagawa all of Santa Maria; Great Grandchildren Cheyenne Garcia and Paul Garcia, Jr. of Santa Maria.
At her request, private family services will be held at a later date. Cremation was requested, and inurnment will be in the Memory Gardens of the Dudley-Hoffman Columbarium.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Rancho de Guadalupe Historical Society, P.O. Box 233, Guadalupe, CA 93434.
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